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Plaque

Plaque

Plaque refers to any flat area or patch. Dental plaque refers specifically to material deposited on a tooth surface which can serve as a medium for bacterial growth, or as a point of formation of dental calculus.


References
Ingelfinger, F.J. 1980. Dorlands Medical Dictionary. Saunders Press Pub., Philadelphia. 740.

 


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